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Stickpin

1932.851 (RS199256)

Description

A large flat circular banded agate is mounted on a gold disc, which is soldered to a gold pin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Material
agate (chalcedony)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
agate (chalcedony)
Stickpin
stickpins
Dimensions
1 x 1/2 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.851
GUSN
102532
Reference Notes
For more information on Victorian stone jewelry see Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," (1991): 513-528; Dawes, Ginny Reddington & Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 57-95; Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 246-253.
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Title Brooch Accession number 1932.848
Title Brooch Accession number 1932.849
Title Brooch Accession number 1932.850
Title Cuff Buttons Accession number 1932.852 ab
Title Cuff Buttons Accession number 1932.853 ab
Title Brooch Accession number 1932.854

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